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How to manually update your Nexus 7 (both) and Nexus 10 to Android 4.4 KitKat

0. phoneArena 13 Nov 2013, 16:54 posted on

Let's face it: waiting is for suckers. Google may have started the rollout of the Android 4.4 KitKat updates for its Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets, but the problem with a rollout is that you have to wait until the over-the-air update actually makes it to your device. Which brings us back to our original point: waiting is for suckers. And so, we have the links for the Android 4.4 updates so you can manually update your devices if you wish...

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posted on 13 Nov 2013, 18:07 1

16. gallitoking (Posts: 4684; Member since: 17 May 2011)


well I couln't do it for my cousin Nexus 10... I will stay away from manual updates.. thanks for the article Michael...

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 18:52

19. PapaSmurf (Posts: 8252; Member since: 14 May 2012)


My Nexus 7 got the update. Installing it now.

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 19:08

20. gigantos (Posts: 51; Member since: 25 Jul 2013)


Will I lose root with this?

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 19:31

22. ocilfa (Posts: 333; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)


Almost assuredly.

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 21:56 2

26. andynaija (Posts: 458; Member since: 08 Sep 2012)


"Let's face it: waiting is for suckers." I'm pretty sure good things come to those who wait :)

posted on 13 Nov 2013, 22:23

29. protozeloz (Posts: 5375; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)


There is an eayer method, using the all purpose nexus update tool!

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 09:01

34. jagreci (Posts: 3; Member since: 14 Nov 2013)


Is this on the playstore? Will doing either of these methods factory reset my nexus 7?

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 09:52 1

35. jagreci (Posts: 3; Member since: 14 Nov 2013)


Nevermind, I figured out what you were talking about. WugFresh Nexus Root Toolkit. Works flawless, use to use it with my galaxy nexus. Thanks for the reminder.

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 09:54

37. protozeloz (Posts: 5375; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)


Yeah, more comfortable than anything else

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 09:53

36. garlic456 (Posts: 167; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)


Someone please help me after closing my Nexus 7 (2013) it isn't openning anymore? What could it be? I diddn't even do anything

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 09:56

38. garlic456 (Posts: 167; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)


Urgent help needed :/

posted on 14 Nov 2013, 10:02

39. garlic456 (Posts: 167; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)


Sorry. It opened O_o

posted on 15 Nov 2013, 11:29 1

40. trustradha (Posts: 3; Member since: 15 Nov 2013)


its not reading update.zip at the final step.pls help.

posted on 16 Nov 2013, 18:19 1

41. mahendharreddy (Posts: 1; Member since: 16 Nov 2013)


The problem is You have renamed it to "update.zip" already its a .zip so it became "update.zip.zip" either rename and rename to update or use this adb.exe sideload update.zip.zip

posted on 17 Nov 2013, 23:30

42. ARITRA (Posts: 43; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)


can't read update for me too:(

posted on 17 Nov 2013, 23:43

43. ARITRA (Posts: 43; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)


atlast it started:)

posted on 17 Nov 2013, 23:47

44. ARITRA (Posts: 43; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)


im on kitkat :)

posted on 22 Nov 2013, 03:26

45. navaneethnl94 (Posts: 1; Member since: 21 Nov 2013)


step 11 is not working

posted on 23 Nov 2013, 01:24

46. hemanthram (Posts: 1; Member since: 05 Jul 2013)


it asks for root permission

posted on 28 Nov 2013, 03:04

47. Amolkulkarni (Posts: 1; Member since: 21 Nov 2013)


done.. thank you..

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